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The bleachers inside the gym at Wyoming Indian High School was a mixture of anticipation and excitement Sunday as people streamed in the doors and filled the ...

Something special is taking place in Riverton City Park at the crossroads of East Main Street and Federal Boulevard.
The sound of cement mixers and other ...

Former Wolverine volleyball standout is new head coach

Former Riverton High School, Casper College and Chadron State College volleyball standout Trista Day has been named Riverton High School's head volleyball ...

Lander football organizational meeting set for Aug. 16

The Lander Valley High School football season begins with a players meeting (parents are welcome but need not be present) and gear check-out at 7 p.m. Aug. 16 ...

Akanewich new sports editor for Ranger, county weeklies

Central Fremont County's newspapers have a new sports editor. Scott Akanewich took over the position July 27. The U.S. Army Veteran comes to Fremont County ...

Cowgirl soccer set to begin with drills Wednesday

LARAMIE --The University of Wyoming Cowgirl soccer team will begin its 2015 season with the first practice on Wednesday. Fourth-year head coach Pete Cuadrado ...

Ready for some football? Jolly good show

So, the first football game of the season kicked off this weekend and I'm absolutely thrilled to death to have it back.
Oh, wait, you probably thought I was ...

Rock Springs driver wins Saturday demolition derby

Pat Bettolo of Rock Springs was the overall winner Saturday at the Fremont County Fair demolition derby before a packed house at the grandstand arena.
Bettolo ...

Brion Riley and Clay Johnson couldn't be more different.
The pair of Wyoming Central College freshman cross-country runners hail from polar opposites of the ...

Wherever you are, sport always provides a respite

When I was in the Army, I had the pleasure of being stationed at Ft. Irwin, California, which is located in the middle of the High Mojave Desert.
It is the ...

Past college hoops star appearing in Ethete

Former University of Louisville basketball star Jude Schimmel will be at the Wyoming Indian High School gym from 5 p.m. 8 p.m. Sunday.
Schimmel graduated from ...

Riverton High School is approaching the fall season with six sports ready to hit the various arenas of athletic endeavor.
RHS activities director Jeremy Hill ...

An eventful summer came to a close for Riverton youth baseball as the seasons for both the Babe Ruth and 9-10-year-old all-stars ended at their respective ...

GPS technology is revolutionizing football practice

Every breath you take,
Every move you make,
Every bond you break,
Every step you take,
I'll be watching you.

And I thought the lyrics to the song made ...

Cowboys to open camp Aug. 15

LARAMIE -- With the opening of fall football camps, college football teams and fans around the country are excited to start a new season. The Wyoming Cowboy ...

Demolition derbies were first held at various fairs, race tracks, and speedways by independent promoters in the 1950s.
There are unconfirmed reports of ...

The Wyoming state Babe Ruth champs from Riverton salvaged win from the Pacific Northwest Regional on Saturday night, beating Oregon 11-9.

The ...

The Lander Tigersharks are an aquatic institution in the small town nestled against the foot of the mountains surrounding it since 1972.
In fact, the Lander ...

Deadline deals sometimes test our loyalty

Many people around these parts are a bit upset right about now with the recent trade of Troy Tulowitzki from the Rockies to the Toronto Blue Jays.
Nothing ...

One-hundred twenty golfers teed off Friday at the Riverton Country Club as the Riverton High School football program held its fourth annual Wolverine Football ...

 
 

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